Here are the best travel articles of the week: Bans Hotel Shampoo, Flight Attendant Training, V-Shaped Planes, Dead Airpods, Delta Drops the Ball and Must See Homes.
Here at the CBoardingGroup.com we are love to read! We consume a (probably) unhealthy amount of travel articles each week. From the bizarre, the funny, the informative, to just plain interesting, we read it all. And each week we curate a list for our readers of the best of the best. Or at least the most interesting…
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Best Travel Articles of the Week – curated for your enjoyment
This week is we take the foot of the humor / weird travel article gas pedal and dig a little deeper. We are talking about California Bans Hotel Shampoo, Flight Attendant Training, V-Shaped Planes, Dead Airpods, Delta Drops the Ball and Must See Homes.
California lawmakers vote to ban disposable hotel shampoo bottles
“The California state Assembly has approved a bill that would prohibit hotels in the state from using small, disposable plastic bottles for shampoo, conditioner, and other toiletries, the Los Angeles Times reports. Like the state’s ban on single-use plastic bags and straws, the measure is intended to reduce the amount of plastic garbage that ends up in landfills and the oceans, supporters said.”
By: Robert Curley, The Business Traveller
A Behind-the-scenes Look at How Flight Attendants Are Trained for the Job
“Travel + Leisure visited the facility in Dubai to get the scoop on what it takes to become a flight attendant and what training for cabin crew members is like. Here’s what it takes to become a flight attendant with one of the world’s best airlines.”
By: Talia Avakian, Travel and Leisure
Travel Blogger Posts Honest Review of Delta One Experience
“Popular travel blogger Paul Lucas created an uproar with a recent no holds barred review of a Delta Air Lines flight from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). His “shocking” experience in the Delta One cabin sparked controversy for some unexpected reasons.”
Might we see a V-shaped plane someday? KLM is working on it
“Dutch carrier KLM hopes to debut a prototype of a fuel-efficient V-shaped aircraft at its 100th birthday celebration on Oct. 7.”
By: Robert Silk, Travel Weekly
What Really Happens to AirPods When They Die
“AirPod owners love them. Everyone else, it can seem, hates them. Apple is, by all indications, selling oodles of them. But what happens to AirPods when they get old and die? Does the same seamless design that helped to make them iconic also make them an environmental abomination?”
50 Historic American Homes And Mansions You Must See
“There are homes, and then there are homes. Throughout the United States, there are noteworthy houses and mansions that simply stand out – if not for their opulence then certainly for their significance. They bear the names of presidents and captains of industry and inventors and cabinet members and just plain ol’ rich folk.”
By: Rich Thomaselli, Travel Pulse
10 Practical Tips to Survive the Airplane Middle Seat
“We’ve all been there. You glance at your boarding pass and realize you are in the airplane middle seat. Gasp! The horror! A chill runs down your spine. You know you are in for hell.”
By: Us, here at the CBoardingGroup.com
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